JIMI OLUKAYODE BADA, J.C.A (Delivering the Leading Judgment): This is an appeal against the Judgment of the High Court of the Federal Capital Territory Abuja delivered on the 16th day of April 2008.
The Appellants as Plaintiffs by an action commenced at the Lower Court claimed against the Respondents the following reliefs:-
"(a) A DECLARATION that the defendants are no longer members and/or National Officers of All Progressives Grand Alliance (the 1st Plaintiff) as they stand expelled from the party with effect from January 12, 2005, in accordance with the Constitution of the All Progressives Grand Alliance.
(b) A DECLARATION that 2nd, 3rd and 4th Plaintiffs are the duly and only recognized and authentic National Chairman (North) and Deputy National Chairman (South) respectively of ALL PROGRESSIVES GRAND ALLIANCE (the 1st Plaintiff).
(c) A DECLARATION that the 1st Defendant is not the National Chairman or acting National Chairman of ALL PROGRESSIVES GRAND ALLIANCE (the 1st Plaintiff)…